A Tale of Two Brothers

Younger brother was lazy and spoiled could be While the older worked hard to just earn his keep They walked different roads ending up far apart And neither could know that they broke father’s heart The youngest just partied and lived the wild life Sleeping in every morning – staying up every night While his…

Reconciled

But Esau ran to meet him and embraced him and fell on his neck and kissed him, and they wept. Genesis 33:4 You might have heard the question about what happens when an unstoppable force meets an immovable object. Let me say that for those of us who have raised boys – we know that answer!….

Why is Racism Sin?

Most thinking people know that racism is wrong but strange to say; not many seem to know why. Even defining racism can get pretty tricky. For example: is racism something only white people can do? Do Asians practice racism? If the inclusion of only certain ethnic groups in an activity is inherently racist then would…

Father Forgive

And Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do.” And they cast lots to divide his garments.   Luke 23:34 KJV   Whenever the president goes about nominating anyone for service in the government he makes up what people often refer to as a short list of names. These are the most qualified, smartest and powerful folks…

The Crystal Lamp

But when he saw the wind, he was afraid, and beginning to sink he cried out, “Lord, save me.”  Jesus immediately reached out his hand and took hold of him, saying to him, “O you of little faith, why did you doubt?” Matthew 14:30-31 My mom married my dad when she was only 19. By the…